An Introductory Workshop For Parents Of Young Adults
 

Register here: Click here to register

 
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A Model for Living a Good Life for People with Asperger Syndrome
 
Register here: About Transition To Life

Application Deadline: June 15, 2017

Read more: REGISTER NOW FOR TRANSITION TO LIFE - TORONTO - FALL 2017

CASDA  (Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorder Alliance)
 
Teresa Hedley is a wonderful advocate for her son and all young adults on the Autism Spectrum. On day one of the conference I had the pleasure of facilitating a series of workshops with her on Why Family Support is Important: Pathways for Families/ Parents as They Support the Road to Employment. Here is a copy of our presentation and some thoughts from our workshop participants. Please feel free to share some of your thoughts with us….
 
 

 

This interactive workshop is designed for parents to explore specifc strategies and resources to support a successful transition experience to the world of enhanced education, employment and independence.

 Sign up here -> http://bit.ly/2m1hkZz

 

Read more: Transition to Life: An Introductory Workshop for Parents

Living Independently With an ASD

Matthew J. Lemay


 Living independently is something to which I believe everyone aspires. The freedom such independence promises is borderline intoxicating, especially to a young adult.

That said, independence is not something that comes as easily as one may think, and when you add an ASD to the mix, becoming independent can take on a whole new set of challenges.

Read more: Living Independently With an ASD

Thank you Cameron and Cheryl for coming to Integrated Autism Consulting for the interview about Cameron’s transition journey. Congrats on graduating and we wish you the very best!

 

An Inside Story by Cameron Rice

As interviewed by Cheryl Millett

 

‘Never Give Up or Lose Hope’

  • My choice: From a quest to find a date to cooking to health and wellness
  • My body: Researching good food to feel good
  • My brain: Thinking good, understanding food and how my body works
  • The Gut Brain connection: Dairy (opiates, dopamine and brain)

 

Read more: The Spectrum Perspective: By Cameron Rice